Lobbying Pro Tips from Friends Committee on National Legislation

This past Saturday, June 17, the Montclair Friends Meeting hosted Emily Wirzba of the Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) for a workshop in Effective Lobbying. FCNL, which will be celebrating its 75th anniversary next year, focuses upon Congress and National policy, and “lobbies Congress and the administration to advance peace, justice, opportunity, and environmental Read More …

Weehawken to review “Fair and Welcoming” Resolution

At the June 14 Weehawken Town Council meeting, Mayor Richard Turner agreed to review the model resolution for Fair and Welcoming Communities, drafted by the NJ Alliance for Immigrant Justice, rather than pass a toothless resolution that would provide no direction to local law enforcement, nor any new immigration-related policy in Weehawken. Hudson County View Read More …